Take a closer look at innovation in action across government.

How has your agency handled the shift to remote and hybrid work? During times of significant change, the ability to adapt to the new reality is what pushes us forward.

In order to truly adapt to our changing world, agencies must work closely with industry partners to develop best practices for adopting the latest innovative technology.

Join us online on Wednesday, Dec. 8 from 2-4 p.m. ET/11 a.m.-1 p.m. PT as we look at what steps organizations across the country are taking to continuously improve and deliver on their missions as remote and hybrid work remains prevalent.


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Carlos Rivero
Chief Data Officer,
Commonwealth of Virginia
Gerald Caron
CIO & Assistant Inspector General for IT (AIG/IT),
Office of the Inspector General (OIG),
Department of Health and Human Services
John South
Chief Executive Officer,
Patrocinium, Inc.
Baan Alsinawi
Founder and Managing Director,

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Dr. Ellison Anne Williams
Founder and CEO,
Tom Zlockie
Aerospace, Defense & Government Sector,
Chaeny Emanavin
Office of Innovation at California Health and Human Services
Rick West
12th Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON),
Business Development Manager at Progeny Systems Corporation

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Stuart Booth


[2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT]
Welcome to the virtual environment!

[2:05-2:20 p.m. ET/11:05-11:20 a.m. PT]
Opening Government Keynote

Carlos Rivero, Chief Data Officer, Commonwealth of Virginia

In this opening keynote session, you'll hear from a data pioneer in government as he shares how he is reshaping his state's view of data in a hybrid setting.

[2:20-2:30 p.m. ET/11:20-11:30 a.m. PT]
Lightning Talk: Privacy Enhancing Technologies - Transforming Gov Data Usage

Dr. Ellison Anne Williams, Founder and CEO, Enveil

At its core, Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PETs) is a family of technologies that enable, enhance, and preserve the privacy of data throughout its lifecycle. PETs are transformative because they are not making something better; they are making something entirely new possible. Join Enveil CEO Dr. Ellison Anne Williams to learn how the PETs can transform how and where government users can leverage data to unlock value.

[2:30-2:40 p.m. ET/11:30-11:40 a.m. PT]
Lightning Talk: Taming the Wilds of Cloud Enablement

Tom Zlockie, Director, Aerospace, Defense & Government Sector, Stromasys

Government agencies are under pressure to continuously modernize their systems. But for some government applications, the best way to modernize is to emulate the underlying legacy hardware. That means running the legacy software - without modification - on new x86 infrastructure. Join an expert at Stromasys who will share how agencies can fast-track legacy application modernization.

[2:40-2:50 p.m. ET/11:40-11:50 a.m. PT]
Lightning Talk: Finding Real-Time Insights in an Unpredictable World

John South, Chief Executive Officer, Patrocinium, Inc.

2021 showed us just how increasingly unpredictable the world can be. And now organizations are expected to monitor and account for their assets, property and personnel in real-time. However, to make that a reality, government agencies need to use a mobility and visualization platform. In this engaging session, you'll learn from an expert at Patrocinium about how the right tools and information can help agencies reduce risk, enhance awareness and save lives.


[2:50-3:20 p.m. ET/11:50 a.m.-12:20 p.m. PT]
Gov Panel

  • Gerald Caron, CIO & Assistant Inspector General for Information Technology (AIG/IT) Office of the Inspector General (OIG), Department of Health and Human Services
  • Chaeny Emanavin, Director, California Health and Human Services Center for Data Insights and Innovation, Office of Innovation

In this interactive panel, you'll hear from government experts at the federal, state and local levels about how they are creating lasting transformation at their organizations.

[3:20-3:30 p.m. ET/12:20-12:30 p.m. PT]
Lightning Talk: How Gov Can Protect Data in the Cloud

Baan Alsinawi, Founder and Managing Director, TalaTek.

TalaTek’s founder and managing director Baan Alsinawi will share how TalaTek leverages AWS services to deliver risk management solutions. Learn how TalaTek works with AWS government clients to be proactive in protecting their critical data assets in the cloud, while meeting mandatory regulatory requirements.

[3:30-3:40 p.m. ET/12:30-12:40 p.m. PT]
Lightning Talk:Delivering Predictive Intelligence to the Intelligence Practitioner

Stuart Booth, COO, Cogility.

Cogility’s Continuous Intelligence Platform converts fragmented data, processes and workflows into an integrated platform solution called Cogynt. This digital transformation serves intelligence practitioners grappling with big data analytic challenges. In this lightning talk, you will hear from an expert how Cogynt’s advanced behavioral analytics is applied to detect and monitor complex behavioral patterns- while the platform simultaneously performs continuous risk assessment that can deliver true predictive intelligence.

[3:40-3:50 p.m. ET/12:40-12:50 p.m. PT]
Lightning Talk: Navigating Organizational Records Management Complexity

Rick West, 12th Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON), Business Development Manager at Progeny Systems Corporation.

Good records management is essential for government agencies. In this lighting talk you will hear from Rick West at Cogility about new solutions that can streamline the process and encompass document management, imaging, records management, workflow, regulatory compliance management and collaboration capabilities.

[3:50-3:55 p.m. ET/12:50-12:55 p.m. PT]
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